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a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane
juicy canes whose sap is a source of molasses and commercial sugar; fresh canes are sometimes chewed for the juice
the stem of various climbing palms of the genus Calamus and related genera used to make wickerwork and furniture and canes
stem of the rattan palm used for making canes and umbrella handles
a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
a stick that people can lean on to help them walk
a cane made from the stem of a rattan palm
a short cane or stick covered with leather and carried by army officers
a cane concealing a sword or dagger
a stick carried in the hand for support in walking
a stiff switch used to hit students as punishment
a flexible implement used as an instrument of punishment
beat with a cane
give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression
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